Journal

March 29, 2015

Retail: Open in Berkeley, Apolis: Nomad Market

Retail: Open in Berkeley, Apolis: Nomad Market

We shared our ninth Nomad Market gathering with over 50 guests for a private evening with drinks and a live conversation moderated by Welcome Stranger’s manager, Luis Cancel. 

March 15, 2015

Field-Test: Yosemite Valley

Field-Test: Yosemite Valley

It’s a true team effort from start to finish, from design to production to shipping, and everyone on our small team plays an integral role. 

March 10, 2015

Community: Apolis Office Outing

Community: Apolis Office Outing

On March 9th, twelve Apolis team members caravanned to Patagonia's headquarters in the California beach town of Ventura for a breakfast hosted by BCorporation.

February 26, 2015

Community: Los Angeles' Arts District, Local Tips

Community: Los Angeles' Arts District, Local Tips

Late 2014 we were asked to contribute to DETAILS magazine's local tips series. 

February 17, 2015

Event: Valentine's Flower Shop Annual Reflection

Event: Valentine's Flower Shop Annual Reflection

On February 13-14th, we were proud to host our second Valentine's Day Flower Shop at Apolis: Common Gallery, located in the Arts District of downtown Los Angeles.

February 10, 2015

Film: Music and Community Part II, Apolis: Common Gallery

Film: Music and Community Part II, Apolis: Common Gallery

Since we opened the doors of Apolis: Common Gallery, our first regionally-branded Apolis retail space in November 2011, we’ve hosted regular Global Citizen gatherings and recently we started our speaking series.

February 3, 2015

Film: San Francisco Reception, Apolis: Nomad Market

Film: San Francisco Reception, Apolis: Nomad Market

Apolis: Nomad Market is a traveling installation featuring Apolis’ collection, stories & films. The goal of our Nomad Market is to bring the inspiring talents & stories of our global artisans to a local marketplace.

January 20, 2015

Event: Music & Community Recap, Part II

Event: Music & Community Recap, Part II

On January 8th, we were proud to continue our free-admission community speaking series at Apolis: Common Gallery located in the Arts District of downtown Los Angeles.

January 18, 2015

Film: Music and Community, Apolis: Common Gallery

Film: Music and Community, Apolis: Common Gallery

Since we opened the doors of Apolis: Common Gallery, our first regionally-branded Apolis retail space in November 2011, we’ve hosted regular Global Citizen gatherings and recently we started our speaking series.

January 22, 2015

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Nine

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Nine

At Apolis we believe two realities, the world is getting smaller and friendship can transform communities. 

January 15, 2015

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Eight

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Eight

Always fun to start the morning convincing our American bank that a jet setting Mexican drug lord did not steal my business credit card.

January 14, 2015

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Seven

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Seven

We started our day sharing chilaquiles with our host from our previous visit, Marie Farneth, the Oaxaca Program Manager of New York based non-profit, Nest.

January 13, 2015

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Six

Travel: Mexico Expedition - Day Six

Our initiative with Chivas Regal in Mexico started last year, November 5-9th, and were proud to announce that we will be adding to the archives of our daily Mexico Expedition photostories.

January 11, 2015

Film: Apolis + The Venture, Mexico Project Preview

Film: Apolis + The Venture, Mexico Project Preview

We are privileged to be working with Chivas on their new social entrepreneurship campaign in partnership with Fast Company.

January 8, 2015

Travel: A Journey East

Travel: A Journey East

For years, long-time friends and manufacturing partners throughout Europe and Asia have been inviting us to come visit and soak up inspiration from their country’s bustling urban centers and sprawling rural landscapes.